A Community Art Show

Celebrating the Beauty of our Lake

Send us your own best images!


Guidelines for submission and selection of images
Submissions will be selected and judged within the following categories:

I   Photographs:


High resolution for printed presentation (300 dpi or higher, or film-based).

Low resolution – for digital screen display only . (Phone camera images accepted in this category.   These will be displayed digitally)


Landscape views of the lake

  • Winter

  • Spring

  • Summer

  • Fall

Wildlife at the lake

Flora surrounding the lake

Recreation and relaxation  scenes at the lake


II  Original Art:

Hand drawings, & paintings of lake scenes

  • Winter

  • Spring

  • Summer

  • Fall

Uncategorized Media (anything other than drawing & painting.)

Must be recognizeable as related to Lake Quannapowitt).

There is great room for creativity here!




1)    Digital copy - by email at:  quannapowittimages@gmail.com. Important:  Name each digital file as follows: FILE NAME FORMAT: lastname. firstname initial. Image title (EXAMPLE: “smith.j. lake at dawn"). Please use email text area to tell us your full name, home address and phone number.

2) Hardcopy - mail  to:  FOLQ, P.O. Box 517, Wakefield, MA , 01880. On back of each photo or attached, write your name, a title for the image,  and contact information (address, phone, and email).

Original Artwork:   Submit a quality 4x6 photograph of the image you would like to enter.  You may send the image either digitally or in hardcopy (as described for photos above). For final judging, the original art will need to be brought in.   Instructions will be forthcoming  at a later date.

Submission Deadline for inclusion in the art show:  -- October 20, 2013

Limit on entries:  Each person may submit up to 10 entries to the art project.

Juried Selection of Winning Entrants:    A jury of three artists --(from outside Wakefield to avoid possible conflict of interest)  --  will select the best three entries in each of the above categories.  These winning entries will be featured in an art show in November.   FOLQ will fund quality matting and printing of each winning entry, and will offer publicity for participating artists.

Important disclaimer:  Submission of entries to “Quannapowitt Images 2013” entails granting permission for FOLQ to use such images in its publicity efforts (website, brochures, etc.) with attribution to the original photographer/artist.

For questions, contact our voicemail (781-979-2400) or email on our website.  (mail@folq.org)